Events and Programs
Conversation with the Chair: A Teacher Town Hall Meeting
Federal Reserve Board Chair Jerome H. Powell will host a town hall with educators and students on September 28, 2023 at 4:00 p.m. ET. During the event, Chair Powell will respond to questions asked by participants who will join the event virtually from across the country.
National College Fed Challenge
College Fed Challenge is a team competition for undergraduate students. Teams analyze economic and financial conditions and formulate a monetary policy recommendation, modeling the Federal Open Market Committee.
Exploring Careers in Economics
Federal Reserve Board welcomes students in Washington, D.C., and nationwide via webcast to discuss career opportunities and diversity in economics and to learn about career paths within the Federal Reserve System.
Economic Education Month
October is National Economic Education Month. It’s designed to help all students understand how everyday economic decisions and policies affect their lives, their families, and their world.
Federal Reserve Education Outreach
To promote personal financial responsibility, expose young people to exciting careers in economics and finance, and educate students on the role of the Federal Reserve System in the global economy.
Chairman Bernanke's College Lecture Series
Chairman Ben S. Bernanke's four-part lecture series about the Federal Reserve and the financial crisis. The lectures were offered as part of an undergraduate course at the George Washington University School of Business.
The Federal Reserve and the Financial Crisis: Interactive Timeline
The timeline uses video clips to present an historical progression, beginning with the Great Depression and an analysis of the Fed's response, and culminating with the recent financial crisis.
The Federal Reserve and the Financial Crisis: Discussion Questions
Questions to assist instructors in guiding class discussion following the viewing of video clips.